Musicians and artists have been stepping up in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak.
Filipino rapper Quest unveiled his latest single 'Rise' on Wednesday (04/01) in an effort to spread awareness about the effects of COVID-19. Along with its release, the 'Sige Lang' act announced that 100% of his royalties from the song will be donated to the PGH Medical Foundation.
Cos we're so much better when together we fight. Unite #Rise #NewSong #FightCOVID19https://t.co/BJl7wOcXl9— Quest (@officialQUEST) April 1, 2020
"The idea was to do an on the spot song writing with my Team Quest during our fund raising live stream to #FightCOVID19," Quest writes in a statement. "We ended up creating an anthem. So please sing with us. Words are powerful. We are powerful. Let's all be beacons of hope during this season and let us all unite to rise to the occasion."
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Check out 'Rise' below.
The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends everyone to regularly wash their hands, cover their mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing, and thoroughly cooking meat and eggs.
If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms such as fever, tiredness, dry cough, sore throat, runny nose, and shortness of breath, contact the DOH COVID-19 Hotline at (02)8-651-7800 local: 1149-1150.